RONKONKOMA, Long Island -- A Long Island woman who was struck by a frozen turkey thrown through the windshield of her car by a teenager has died.
Victoria Ruvolo of Ronkonkoma was hit by the turkey in 2004.
In the years following the incident, Ruvolo publicly forgave the teen and wrote a book, "No Room for Vengeance: In Justice and Healing."
Ruvolo will be laid to rest Thursday morning in Oceanside.
She was 59 years old.
Long Island woman struck by turkey thrown through her windshield in 2004 dies